Words & Interview By Jake Paine
In the 2010s, the Hip-Hop interview is a shifting paradigm. Many of the genre’s top-selling artists shun the media’s interrogation, or simply opt for select trusted journalists or far-reaching sources to tell their story, share their thoughts, and face the curious public. Those asking the questions seemingly need to serve the audience and artist at once, a careful balance that has opened the gates of competition in telling the best stories.
Using the medium of podcast radio, The Combat Jack Show has fast become one of the elite stages where Hip-Hop artists seem to feel respected and comfortable at once. Based out of Combat’s native Brooklyn, the show (featuring a dynamic ensemble of personalities including Dallas Penn, Premium Pete, DJ Benhameen, A-King, Just Blaze) creates a space where artists and entertainment industry figures can discuss a researched, advanced chronology of their careers, while also speaking to topical issues in the news, music, and the state of Hip-Hop culture. Continue Reading
Crazy Hood Film Academy’s debut documentary film “Coming Home” is now available for purchase in the itunes store. The film has gained a lot of critical acclaim at festivals as well as being the first original film to be aired on Puff Daddy’s Revolt TV Network. CHFA is now set to release their second film in the ‘Coming Home’ Series which will follows the Crazy Hood crew through a hip hop adventure in Peru. Continue Reading
With Cuba in the news this week, Revolt TV will run a special weekend airing of our film – Coming Home: Cuba.
Sat 12/20 6pm ET
Sun 12/21 3:30pm ET
The homie Don Logan x Rozay. Produced by Timbaland. Continue Reading
Off the upcoming Thugged Out Compilation album D.R.I.N.K.S.(Doin’ Real Intelligent Necessary King Shit). Continue Reading
With the big news on US and Cuba beginning to normalize relations – The Miami New Times reached out to our own DJ EFN (Coming Home: Cuba – executive producer) to get his thoughts on this historic matter. Peep the full article here.
With Scram Jones on the beat, the homie Noreaga, alongside CityBoy Dee and Tweez link with Mack and Troy on this new cut. Continue Reading
A coming of age tale featuring Kendrick Lamar…. Continue Reading
From The Diam Piece LP.